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Viola Davis Eyeing Political Biopic About Congresswoman Barbara Jordan, ‘Don’t Be a Menace’ Director Paris Barclay to Helm

Viola Davis may have lost the Oscar to Meryl Streep in one of the few upsets at this year’s ceremony, but it appears she’s taking a page out of Streep’s book for her next leading role. Davis is eyeing a role in her own political biopic, about Congresswoman Barbara Jordan. Davis is currently developing the [...]
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